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Jul 3, 2015 7:15 am

Dana White Blew Up Koscheck’s Phone After Reebok Comments

Former UFC welterweight and ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ season 1 contestant, Josh Koscheck, recently left the promotion and is now with Bellator MMA. In the past week Koscheck has expressed his relief, being able to speak his mind and not having to worry about the UFC punishing him. Well, he thought that was the case. Koscheck...

Jul 3, 2015 1:31 am

Conor: ‘My Kicks Are For Show?’––WATCH NOW

"The kicks are just for show" Until they come swinging at your head. A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Jul 3, 2015 at 2:00am PDT UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has a response to all those who say his fancy kicks are just for show! Check it out! McGregor will try and utilize...

Jul 2, 2015 1:59 pm

Chad Mendes Predicts Finish Of McGregor

Chad Mendes will battle Conor McGregor for the interim UFC featherweight title at next weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “Money” has been a target of McGregor’s trash talk in the past and says that he is taking their July 11 fight personally (via MMAFighting): “I mean, the short sh*t, I don’t give a...

Jul 2, 2015 1:19 pm

Jedrzejczyk: ‘Yes, I am the UFC’s best striker’

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has only stepped into the octagon four times, and yet she already believes she is the best striker in the UFC. Looking at the stats, it’s hard to deny that. Jedrzejczyk has put up some unbelievable numbers since defeating Carla Esparza for the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship at UFC 185. She has a...

Jul 2, 2015 12:27 pm

REPLAY! Stud Show Radio Ep. #74

Formerly Team Alpha Male Radio, Stud Show Radio is BJPENN.COM’s Twice-Weekly podcast covering relevant MMA News, and exclusive interviews with some of the sports leading talent. We go live tonight, at 8:00 PM PT(ish), right here, on BJPENN.COM. REPLAY: Stud Show Radio runs every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:00 PM PT. Watch past episodes at...

Jul 2, 2015 11:57 am

Dana White Expecting Record Breaking $7 Mill Gate For UFC 189

“We’re adding seats and when we do, they fly right out the door. We’ve barely had any refunds and the ones we’ve had, as soon as we’ve gotten the tickets and put them back in the system, they’re scooped right up.” UFC president Dana White isn’t sweating the loss of Jose Aldo. He told Yahoo...

Jul 2, 2015 11:26 am

UFC Vet Cheick Kongo Eying Kimbo, Lashley Bouts

“Honestly, I don’t care about the opponent. Bobby Lashley or ‘Kimbo’ would be interesting. I’m obviously open to it. But I don’t want to waste my time. “If they give me Bobby, let’s go for Bobby. If they give me ‘Kimbo,’ OK, let’s go for ‘Kimbo.’ I’m not here to pick – I’m just here...

Jul 2, 2015 10:38 am

Luke Rockhold Breaks Down Yoel Romero

“Yoel is growing and getting better, but he’s running short on time to get as good as he needs to be to beat me and Weidman. Obviously, he’s a dangerous guy, and as freak of an athlete as he is — I don’t even think I can match his athleticism — but I’m a smarter,...

Jul 2, 2015 9:53 am

Diaz Lawyer Not Confident With Nevada Pot Hearing

Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana the night of UFC 183 and his fight with Anderson Silva. He has yet to have his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but his lawyer is already feeling nervous about it. His lawyer, Lucas Middlebrook, spoke with MMAFighting and said that because of other cases that he’s...

Jul 2, 2015 9:24 am

With USADA On Board, This UFC Fighter Asks For Drug Test

UFC fighter Josh Samman wants to be drug tested now! Samman took to social media to ring in the first day of the new UFC drug testing policy by asking USADA to come down to his gym and test him. He showed off his physique and said he wants to be tested for the validation....

Jul 2, 2015 9:22 am

Gal Crush? “Nervous” Rousey “Captivated” By Joanna Jedrzejczyk

UFC champion Ronda Rousey was honored to meet strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk while they were at the UFC/Reebok press conference. She talked to MMAFighting about the interaction and said she felt really nervous to meet the Polish fighter. “I met up with Dana [White] on the way over here and that was the one thing...

Jul 2, 2015 8:58 am

REPORT! USADA Gives IV Bag Grace Period To UFC Fighters

UFC fighters are all jumping for joy, or at least the ones who cut extreme amounts of weight are. The U.S. Anti-Doing Agency recently announced that under the new UFC drug testing policy, the use of IV bags to re-hydrate after weigh-ins would be banned. This sent the MMA world into an outrage. Fighters couldn’t...

Jul 2, 2015 8:14 am

UFC Boss: ‘CM Punk Looks Phenomenal In Training’

“First of all, let me start by saying this: the respect that this guy has earned from his team, his coaches…he’s a dog, man. He actually just moved to Milwaukee so he can be closer to training. He’s committed to this thing, the guy’s an absolute stud and a joy to work with. He’s looking...

Jul 1, 2015 8:00 pm

The Ultimate Fighter: ATT Vs. Blackzilians Ep. 11 Recap

Things have finally started to get interesting. Despite only possessing two victories throughout the season, American Top Team has the opportunity to win, granted they win the next two fights. Last week, Nathan Coy put ATT back on the board when he pulled off a unanimous decision win against Valdir Arauju. While it seemed as...

Jul 1, 2015 6:24 pm

Jose Aldo Releases Statement Bashing McGregor And The Interim Title

Jose Aldo, UFC featherweight champion has released a full statement regarding pulling out of UFC 189. He talks about his injury, his desire to fight, the UFC’s choice to do an interim title and of course Conor McGregor. Check out the full statement, released by Aldo, below: For three months, I trained three times a...

Jul 1, 2015 12:54 pm

Leben: “I don’t have anything to prove anymore”

  Former UFC middleweight and TUF 1 cast member Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben recently caught up with BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage and talked about his retirement. So, will the fan favorite ever step back into the cage? Probably not. “Everybody’s always asking me, ‘Chris, you should fight again now that you’re not on all these...

Jul 1, 2015 12:18 pm

Conor McGregor Sent Jose Aldo This Get Well Message

Jose Aldo is out, Chad Mendes is in. The news was announced yesterday on ESPN’s Sportscenter. Conor was present, with Dana White, during the announcement and had plenty to say while being asked questions about the situation. But still, he couldn’t resist sending a message via Twitter later in the day. It’s clearly meant for...

Jul 1, 2015 10:59 am

UFC Fighters Heavily Favor Mendes Over McGregor In Twitter Reactions

Team Alpha Male’s Chad ‘Money’ Mendes will be fighting for the interim UFC featherweight title at UFC 189 against Conor McGregor. It seems like maybe McGregor’s constant talking has made him a few enemies, as the number of supporters for Mendes far outweighed those for the ‘Mystic Mac’. Check it out! When @chadmendes wins will Dana even...

Jul 1, 2015 9:50 am

Ronda on Bethe: ‘I never wanted to beat someone so badly’

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was in attendance for the UFC/Reebok press conference in New York and talked to the media about her upcoming title defense against Bethe Correia. Rousey told MMAFighting that she didn’t buy Correia’s apology for the comments she made about suicide. “I don’t buy it at all. There’s no way that...